Rick Santorum: I would take back church, state ‘throw up’ quip

“I wish that I had that particular line back.” Rick Santorum, on what he had said about Kennedy’s Houston speech … Continued

“I wish that I had that particular line back.”

Rick Santorum, on what he had said about Kennedy’s Houston speech on the separation of church and state making him want to “throw up.”

Read more in the Faith 2012 Quote Archives.

TAMI CHAPPELL

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U.S. Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum speaks at Peachtree-Dekalb Airport at a campaign rally in Atlanta, Georgia, March 1, 2012. REUTERS/Tami Chappell

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  • Fernebergian

    Flip flopper

  • manwaringjd

    Words that are spoken carelessly are really hard to gather back in.

  • harkers

    Santorum has Obama’s “KILL ROMNEY” working for him and he still has only a handfull of bound delegates. Neither Gingrich and Santorum made their home state ballot of VA. Let’s end this thing and start the “KILL OBAMA” campaign!!!

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